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Pest Control Equipment Safety - Anticipate Problems

Pest Control Equipment Safety - Anticipate Problems

Posted by Andrew Greess on May 15th 2019

Pest Control Equipment Safety - Anticipate ProblemsWhen it comes to your pest control equipment & landscape spray equipment, safety is critical. Safety is not just a good idea, it’s a great investment.  Inattention to safety has huge financial implications: increased expenses (workers comp, spill clean ups, medical bills, […]
Techs Not Reporting Issues Is One of The Stupid Things Tech Do

Techs Not Reporting Issues Is One of The Stupid Things Tech Do

Posted by Andrew Greess on Apr 19th 2019

This next installment of Stupid Shit Tech Do has a couple points that we want to touch on. Both of important tips come out of the same piece of equipment that was brought into our shop a couple of years ago. A diaphragm pump was brought into our shop because it was not working. The tech also mentioned that the filter was on too tight and he ha […]

These Guys Are Trying to Put Pest Control Professionals Out of Business

Posted by Andrew Greess on Apr 11th 2019

There's no doubt about it.  They want you gone!DoMy now offers consumers a monthly shipment for their own pest control.These guys are trying to put pest professionals like you and me out of business.I don't understand how pest professionals can consider giving money to someone trying to take food out of your kids mouths?I raised this issue onc […]
Hose Reels  Locks And The Things Pest Control Techs Have Done to Them

Hose Reels Locks And The Things Pest Control Techs Have Done to Them

Posted by Andrew Greess on Apr 5th 2019

The next topic for our Stupid Sh*t Techs Do video is a specific part on hose reels - the hose reel lock. This small but important part keeps hose reels from spinning when you are not using the reel. These parts are small, and they can break from stress and when they break, bad things can happen! If your hose reel lock breaks, do not tie […]
The Stupid Sh*t Techs Have Done With Spray Wands

The Stupid Sh*t Techs Have Done With Spray Wands

Posted by Andrew Greess on Mar 21st 2019

In the second installment of our series Stupid Sh*t Techs Do, we are going to talk about spray wands. Most of my examples are B&G spray wands as these are the most popular sprayer wands for pest control techs. The first, and most common example, shows an exploded wand. The pest tech of course "had no idea" what happened to it, but we […]
2019 National Pest Control NCAA Basketball Pool

2019 National Pest Control NCAA Basketball Pool

Posted by Andrew Greess on Mar 8th 2019

 Announcing the 2nd Annual  Pest Control Industry NCAA March Madness Basketball Pool It's free to enter and there are great prizes, but best of all, you get to dominate and trash talk your competitors! Who is the best Pest Controller out there?  It could be you! Fill out the form below and we will em […]
Qspray Launches New Multimedia Series Promises Help For Pest Control Companies

Qspray Launches New Multimedia Series Promises Help For Pest Control Companies

Posted by Andrew Greess on Mar 1st 2019

Phoenix, Arizona -- Andrew Greess of Quality Equipment & Spray (Qspray) has seen some really poorly maintained equipment over the years, the kind that can cause pest control companies to crash and burn in a hurry. He knows it doesn't have to happen that way, and that's why he's releasing a brand new series called "Stupid Sh-t Techs Do." The seri […]
Tips for B&G Sprayer Tips

Tips for B&G Sprayer Tips

Posted by Andrew Greess on Feb 28th 2019

Tips to save money on your B&G Sprayer: Tip Cleaning – Follow manufacturer directions for cleaning tips. This usually includes using a soft bristle brush and mild cleaner. Wire brushes, pins, pocketknives, etc. will destroy tips. By destroy tips I mean damage or alter the spray pattern, change (probably increase) flow rates, […]
Your B&G Termite Rods - 5 Tips to Reduce Problems & Extend Termite Rod Life

Your B&G Termite Rods - 5 Tips to Reduce Problems & Extend Termite Rod Life

Posted by Andrew Greess on Jan 19th 2019

Your B&G Termite Rods - 5 Tips to Reduce Problems & Extend Termite Rod Life B&G termite rods are the industry standard termite injection tools. These tools are not cheap.  Our termite equipment repair shop sees lots of problems with termite tools, many of them are avoidable.Here are 5 tips to ensure you continue getting your m […]
Pest & Weed Control Power Sprayers - Anticipate Problems to Prevent Downtime

Pest & Weed Control Power Sprayers - Anticipate Problems to Prevent Downtime

Posted by Andrew Greess on Jan 14th 2019

Are you (or your spray technicians) looking for and anticipating problems with your pest control sprayers?  This can save you a lot of time and money.  Here's an actual example:Customer brought their pest control power sprayer in for us to service the pump.  One of our mechanics immediately noticed something wasn't right.On […]